These are here because they are published, either publicly or privately, meaning they where competition entries, or delivered to fulfil a deadline. You might have noticed that these are all short stories. And some went on to inspire a longer form narrative, so those stories will also appear in the fiction section they are conceptually related but in a state of disrepair.
- Nascent womb An English vet goes to Egypt for IVF treatments while she researches a rabies outbreak, and gets impregnated with an ancient curse. (2444 words)
- make the name A disgusting self-obsessed man gets what he paid for. (2971 words)
- Renaming Rachael A blood oath, a family fued and a shipping container called WRONG and the christening of Rachael (4188 words)
- Delayed departure The end of everything sat right next to me (1987 words)
- New Bethesda A reporter struggling with PTSD investigates a misogynist accused of murdering his pregnant wife. (5978 words)
- Finding the fold A billion carefully curated mistakes, because it is human to err (2241 words)